Southfield police: Man shot wife, himself in apparent murder-suicide attempt

Man dies, woman in critical condition

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Police believe a man shot his wife before shooting himself in an apparent murder-suicide attempt Wednesday night in the 16500 block of North Park Drive.

The 44-year-old man died, police said, but the 37-year-old woman remains alive in critical condition.

The shooting happened about 9 p.m.

Police said the couple were married but separated and still seeing each other.

Police are investigating.

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